TSA gets to keep $675,000 in change left behind by air travelers

April 6, 2015 9:59 PM

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All the quarters, dimes and other coins forgotten by busy travelers at airport security checkpoints last year added up to a big chunk of change for the federal government.

Airline passengers left behind nearly $675,000 in loose change last year, according to the Transportation Security Administration's 2014 fiscal year report released Monday.

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